Hostile takeover movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant hostile takeover movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, suspense, suspenseful, serious, realistic and surprise ending films and TV shows about / with hostile takeover, gun, violence, fistfight, gunfight, pistol, explosion, tough guy, brawl and fight plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
hostile takeover
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hostile takeover movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as hostile takeover: Critical Mass (2001), Perfectly Prudence (2011), Taps (1981), Crackerjack (1994), Thor: The Dark World (2013), The Dark Knight Rises (2012), Die Hard 2 (1990), Whiteout (2000), Altitude (2017), Southland Tales (2006).

List of hostile takeover movies

 3.4
 388
Critical Mass (2001)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jeffers works security at a nuclear power plant. The plant is being decommissioned, and a politician is touring the plant and videotaping his comments regarding the closing. A terrorist group led by Samson gets inside the gates, with their ultimate ...
Style: semi serious, suspense, captivating, exciting, touching ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroes, rescue, terrorist, hostile takeover, terrorist group, bomb, danger, confined, journalism, race against time, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
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Perfectly Prudence (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Versatile technician Nigel and daughter Annie MacIntyre, officially her producer, are the only people people classy Prudence McCoy lets intervene in the traditional show on household tips she presents, third generation. But the TV station was bought ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, hostile takeover, mogul, technician, makeover, kissing, kiss, woman in a bikini, tv station
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Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport, Thriller, War
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: 19-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad - contrasting the realities of war with America's perceptions.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, thought provoking, tense, surprise ending
Plot: post traumatic stress disorder, iraq war, american football, soldier, thanksgiving, war veteran, hostile takeover, patriotism, military, mission, flashback, heroism ...
Time: 2000s, year 2004, year 1937, 21st century
Place: dallas texas, texas, usa, iraq, los angeles ...
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 6.8
 17K
Taps (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Military cadets take extreme measures to insure the future of their academy when its existence is threatened by local condo developers.
Style: realistic, disturbing, rough, serious, tragic ending ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: military school, military academy, last stand, military, military funeral, gun, older man younger man relationship, hostile takeover, cadet, fighting the system, coming of age, youth ...
Time: 80s
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 4.6
 674
Crackerjack (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A cop on vacation at a mountain resort comes to the rescue when the resort is taken over by violent criminals.
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Plot: mountain, terrorism, heroes, hostile takeover, terrorist plot, hotel fight, hostage, isolation, good versus evil, confined, battles, escapades ...
Time: 90s
Place: east germany
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Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos… but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, psychotronic, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, norse mythology, wizards and magicians, warrior, king, legends and myths, creature, good versus evil, scientist, magic, giant monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, london, england
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The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Following the death of District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman assumes responsibility for Dent's crimes to protect the late attorney's reputation and is subsequently hunted by the Gotham City Police Department. Eight years later, Batman ...
Style: exciting, bleak, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroes, superhero, batman, good versus evil, secret identity, chaos and mayhem, explosion, double life, police detective, tragic villain, nuclear threat, disguise ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, italy, pentagon
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 7.1
 342K
Die Hard 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: John McClane is an off-duty cop gripped with a feeling of déjà vu when on a snowy Christmas Eve in the nation's capital, terrorists seize a major international airport, holding thousands of holiday travelers hostage. Renegade military ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, airport, fight scenes, lone hero, christmas, terrorism, police officer, airplane, save the day, one man army, danger, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s, year 1990, 90s
Place: washington d.c., los angeles, usa, california
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He Who Dares: Downing Street Siege (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The sequel to Paul Tanter's "He Who Dares" will continue to follow the Special Air Service (SAS) anti–hijacking counter–terrorism team. In the thriller, Christopher Lowe finds himself summoned to 10 Downing Street to be ...
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense, unusual plot structure, exciting ...
Plot: mercenary, revenge, machismo, gunfight, fight, bodyguard, terrorism, prime minister, hostage, assassination attempt, politician, british ...
Place: london, big ben london, tower bridge london
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 5.7
 405
Whiteout (2000)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A group of terrorists has taken hold of the largest dam in Japan. They also capture the workers as hostages, and demanded $5 billion yen from the government with a 24 hour deadline in exchange for the lives of the hostages. To make things more ...
Style: suspense, serious, tense, suspenseful
Plot: one against many, tough guy, reluctant hero, captive, terrorist group, heroic bloodshed, terrorist, hostage, wilderness, violence, showdown, gunfight ...
Place: japan
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 3.9
 3K
Altitude (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A female FBI agent is offered millions to help a thief escape from a hijacked airplane.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: airplane hijack, terrorist, rescue, criminal, gang, race against time, hostage situation, pilot, hostage, passenger, airplane, money ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles
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Southland Tales (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Set in the futuristic landscape of Los Angeles on July 4, 2008, as it stands on the brink of social, economic and environmental disaster. Boxer Santaros is an action star who's stricken with amnesia. His life intertwines with Krysta Now, an ...
Style: cynical, allegory, surreal, enigmatic, futuristic ...
Plot: apocalypse, chaos, future dystopia, end of the world, prophecy, split personality, smuggling, conspiracy, dishonesty, dark humor, life is a bitch, alternate reality ...
Time: future, year 2008, year 2005, near future, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, middle east, southern california, nevada ...
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Olympus Has Fallen (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When the White House (Secret Service Code: "Olympus") is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As the national ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: secret service, terrorism, president, one man army, white house, terrorist attack, hostage, daring rescue, danger, nuclear threat, secret agents, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, north korea, pentagon
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Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, ...
Style: comic, exciting, humorous, intense, sinister ...
Plot: superhero, teenage hero, supernatural power, disagreement, masked superhero, teamwork, costumed hero, ex soldier, brainwashing, escape, death of father, police chase ...
Time: 2010s, year 1991, 1990s, 90s
Place: romania, moscow russia, london, new york, germany ...
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 5.9
 619K
Suicide Squad (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: From DC Comics comes the Suicide Squad, an antihero team of incarcerated supervillains who act as deniable assets for the United States government, undertaking high-risk black ops missions in exchange for commuted prison sentences.
Style: entertaining, absurd, comic, intense, psychotronic ...
Plot: anti hero, female warrior, dark hero, fight scenes, tough girl, villain turns good, superhero, insanity, mission, super villain, secret mission, villain ...
Time: 2010s
Place: louisiana, washington d.c., pentagon, usa
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The Magnificent Seven (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Seven gun men in the old west gradually come together to help a poor village against savage thieves.
Style: suspense, intense, exciting, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: dark hero, battlefield, revenge, corruption, small town, violence, good versus evil, brutality, murder, criminal, deception, outlaw ...
Time: 1870s, 19th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: california, sacramento california
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 6.3
 5K
Ffolkes (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A terrorist (Anthony Perkins) holds an offshore drilling rig and production platform for ransom in the North Sea. Ffolkes (Roger Moore) a wealthy eccentric, volunteers to send his crack team of soldiers in to stop the terrorists. With few other ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: oil rig, terrorism, ransom, terrorist, sea, north sea, ocean, adventure, gang, heroes, crimes, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 18th century
Place: london, scotland, big ben london, norway, california
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The Poseidon Adventure (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 174 min.
Story: A cruise ship succumbs to a terrorist act and capsizes on New Year's eve. A rag-tag group of survivors, spearheaded by a priest and a homeland security agent, must journey through the upside down vessel and attempt an escape.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: terrorism, cruise ship, christmas, new year's eve, survival, adventure, danger, deadly, save the day, daring rescue, isolation, cruise ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
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 6.8
 80K
No Escape (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Thailand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In their new overseas home, an American family soon finds themselves caught in the middle of a coup, and they frantically look for a safe escape in an environment where foreigners are being immediately executed.
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family in danger, survival, rebellion, race against time, family, wrong place wrong time, danger, chaos, coup, execution, american abroad, revolution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: asia, southeast asia, vietnam, canada, middle east ...
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Police Story: Lockdown (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A man looking for the release of a long-time prisoner takes a police officer, his daughter, and a group of strangers hostage.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, twist ending, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, martial arts, confined, law enforcement, criminal's revenge, heroes, save the day, crimes, group of strangers, release from prison, brutality, hostage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, 2010s, 2000s
Place: china, asia, beijing china
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 6.2
 221K
Insurgent (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Beatrice Prior must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart.
Style: exciting, intense, romantic, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: future dystopia, teenage love, fighting the system, tough girl, post apocalypse, distopia, female fighter, good versus evil, heroes, rebellion, love, youth ...
Time: future
Place: chicago illinois
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Maximum Conviction (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When former black ops operative Tom Steele and his partner Manning are assigned to decommission an old prison, they must oversee the arrival of two mysterious female prisoners. Before long, an elite force of mercenaries assault the prison in search ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, rescue, prison, martial arts, confined, partners, tough heroes, master warrior, on the run, danger, heroes, foot chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, oregon
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 5.0
 6K
The Marine 2 (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rebels seize control of the hotel where a Marine sniper and his wife are staying. Can he save the day?
Style: rough, realistic, serious, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, marine, terrorism, one man army, heroes, resort, sniper, tough heroes, spouse in danger, save the day, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia
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 3.9
 210
Warhead (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Terrorists seize an American nuclear missile site and threaten to launch the missiles at Washington unless the President resigns immediately and $1 billion is placed in a Swiss account in 8 hours.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: race against time, heroes, terrorism, chaos and mayhem, chaos, save the world, adventure, danger, law enforcement, chases and races, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: haiti, idaho, pentagon, switzerland, washington d.c.
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Universal Soldier: The Return (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Luc Deveraux, the heroic former Universal Soldier, is about to be thrown into action once again. When Seth (Michael Jai White), the supercomputer controlled ultra-warrior, decides to take revenge and destroy its creators, only Luc can stop it. All ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: future dystopia, martial arts, timebomb, one man army, cyborgs, experiment gone awry, a.i., man versus machine, save the world, deadly, danger, technophobia ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
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 6.5
 79K
Under Siege (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This action-packed thriller takes place on the soon-to-be-decommissioned USS Missouri. Disgruntled ex-CIA operative Strannix, his assistant Krill and their group of terrorists seize the battleship with nuclear blackmail in mind. They've planned ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: one man army, mercenary, nuclear threat, battleship, tough law enforcer, u.s. navy, hijacking, race against time, warship, terrorism, save the day, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: hawaii, pentagon, san francisco, new jersey
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Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A passenger train has been hijacked by an electronics expert and turned into an untraceable command center for a weapons satellite. He has planned to blow up Washington DC and only one man can stop him, former Navy SEAL Casey Ryback.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, satellite, terrorist, one man army, heroes, nuclear threat, terrorism, hijacking, u.s. air force, good versus evil, runaway train, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: pentagon, colorado, denver colorado, los angeles
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 5.5
 1K
Tube (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Burnt-out transit cop Jay forms an unlikely alliance with pickpocket Kay to stop a terrorist hijacker from blowing up a subway car during rush hour.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, rescue, hostage, danger, save the day, deadly, law enforcement, train, police investigation, love affair, undercover, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea, hong kong, korea
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 3.9
 270
Terminal Rush (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of terrorists, led by a Brit and a psycho (in a great performance by "Rowdy" Roddy Piper) take control of the Hoover Dam and demand $25 million or they will kill civilians and dam workers they have taken hostage. But the terrorists ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, one man army, heroes, martial arts, escapades, confined, crimes, race against time, daring rescue, good versus evil, save the day, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
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 3.7
 5K
Submerged (2005)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Bulgaria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Chris Kody, imprisoned member of the US military, is released from prison and reunited with his old team in order to pursue a renegade scientist. The catch, the scientist has developed mind control technology that can make even your friends into ...
Style: stylized, rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, espionage, rescue, undercover, heroes, soldier, martial arts, deadly, working undercover, daring rescue, good versus evil, state affairs ...
Time: contemporary
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